Accounting managers generally need at least five years of experience, as well as solid communication, technology and analytical abilities. Proficiency with ERP systems is also in demand. Companies expect a bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance and prefer candidates with a CPA, MBA, CGMA or CMA. Preparing and/or reviewing appropriate ledger entries and reconciliationsMaintaining the general ledger systemPreparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements; assisting with regulatory reportingResearching accounting issues for compliance with GAAPCoordinating the budget processHiring, training and supervising accounting staff Submit your resume or request talent now and our expert recruiters will be with you shortly.Robert Half can help you with your accounting manager general accounting staffing needs.
ADP - Financial Services
Accounting Functions
Accounting Software Systems
Accounts Payable (AP)
Accounts Receivable (AR)
Budget Processes
ERP - Enterprise Resource Planning
ERP Solutions
Expense Account
Salary for Accounting Manager General Accounting
$82,250 - $117,750
25th percentile
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
Projected salaries for related positions Position title 25th percentile 50th percentile 75th percentile Senior Accountant – General Accounting $71,500 $87,000 $101,000 Staff Accountant – General Accounting $53,750 $65,000 $81,000 Entry-Level Staff Accountant – General Accounting $44,500 $54,250 $61,000
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